Threepence 1964, Coin from Fiji - detailed information

Threepence 1964, Coin from Fiji (demonetised 1969)
CoinThreepence 1964

MintRoyal Mint Mint MarkNo mint mark Total Mintage240,000
Visit the Royal Mint web site for the latest coin releases Visit the Royal Mint web site for the latest coin releases
Obverse
Fiji / Threepence 1964 - obverse photo

Crowned head of the Queen facing right; around, QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND; the artist's initials, CT, incuse on bust truncation.

Obverse Inscription QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
Reverse
Fiji / Threepence 1964 - reverse photo

At centre between palm trees a Fijian bure (a local dwelling); around above FIJI 1964; around below, THREE PENCE.

Reverse Inscription FIJI 1964 THREE PENCE
EdgeEdge Inscription
Threepence 1964: References to Information Used
Advertising
Catawiki
Catawiki
Threepence 1964: Details
CountryFiji
CurrencyFijian Pound
Coin TypeThreepence
Issued1964
MonarchQueen Elizabeth II
EffigyPortrait by Cecil Thomas
Face Value3 (x Penny)
Mintage240,000
CurrentNo; demonetised 1969
MaterialNickel-Brass (Neusilber)
DesignerReginald George James Berry
TechnologyMilled (machine-made)
ShapeDodecagonal (12-sided)
Size
Mass6.170 g
OCC IDRDKL-MOMK-CKYB-ONZB
Share or Bookmark this Page
Threepence 1964: Photos
ImageDetails
Coin - 3 Pence, Fiji, 1964
Copyright: Museums Victoria / CC BY
Author:
Source
Coin - 3 Pence, Fiji, 1964
Copyright: Museums Victoria / CC BY
Author:
Source
Threepence 1964: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsFiji KM# 22